Eldridge, IA

6,122 Population
9.5 square miles 641.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
641.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
69.9%
was 69.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
1.3%
was 1.7%
 
Percent Under 18
29.6%
was 31.3%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.9%
was 12.9%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
8.4%
was 6.7%
 
Median Household Income
$66,078
was $57,750
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.8
44.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
47.7
was 217.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
238.5
was 735.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,329
was 2,339
 
Median Rent
$709
was $604
 
Total Building Permits
47
was 40
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,218
was 2,274
 
Homeownership Rate
73.0%
was 73.2%
 
Single Family Building Permits
47
was 40
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
243.9
was 244.9
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
15.6%
was 9.6%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
20.9
was 18.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.1
was 7.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.0%
was 90.6%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
94.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.0%
was 96.6%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
33.2%
was 38.5%
 

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